Gomphosphenia ryukyuensis A.Tuji & Ohtsuka 2016
Gomphosphenia ryukyuensis A.Tuji & Ohtsuka in A.Tuji 2016: 2, figs 1-18
Published in: Tuji, A. (2016). Algae aquae dulcis Japonicae exsiccatae. Fascile [sic] VII. Nos. 121-140. pp. 1-42. Tsukuba: National Museum of Nature and Science.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gomphosphenia is Gomphosphenia lingulatiformis (Lange-Bertalot & E.Reichardt) Lange-Bertalot.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Yamato-ga cave, Miyako Island, Okinawa Pref. Japan" (Tuji 2016: 2). Notes: "Holotype: slide TNS-AL-62138s in TNS. Isotype: raw material TNS-AL-62138m in TNS; no. 121 in Algae Aquae Dulcis Japonicae Exsiccatae. Fasc. 7. 2016."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Created: 22 May 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 May 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.